The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 9 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing UNIX 13 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.11% 8.90% 10.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.17% 44.68% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 16
Average daily rate
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£500 £546 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% +40.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £448 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.08 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -21.42%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.51% 19.92% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 43
Average daily rate £450 £543 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.05% +27.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £390 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £46.23 £115.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Docklands, London region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Docklands, London region.

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Banking
3 10 (47.62%) Investment Banking
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle
5 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (23.81%) Time Management
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
7 4 (19.05%) SAN
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) Perl
7 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 3 (14.29%) XenApp
8 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Sybase
8 3 (14.29%) Solaris
8 3 (14.29%) FTP
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (14.29%) SCCM
8 3 (14.29%) Application Packaging
8 3 (14.29%) Control-M
8 3 (14.29%) BladeLogic
9 2 (9.52%) Maven
9 2 (9.52%) Economics
9 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) Documentum
1 1 (4.76%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) FTP
3 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) DMZ
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
1 2 (9.52%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) jMock
General
1 13 (61.90%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Investment Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Architect
1 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (9.52%) IT Support
3 1 (4.76%) Scala Developer
3 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Economics
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Equities
2 1 (4.76%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) SUSE
4 2 (9.52%) AIX
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Time Management
2 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Release Management
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Security Management
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (19.05%) Perl
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) GIAC
2 1 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) COREP
1 1 (4.76%) FINREP
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) XenApp
2 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.76%) NFS
3 1 (4.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
1 3 (14.29%) Control-M
1 3 (14.29%) BladeLogic
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) Sybase
4 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) Nortel
4 2 (9.52%) CA
4 2 (9.52%) Nokia
4 2 (9.52%) Avaya
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Veritas
5 1 (4.76%) BMC
5 1 (4.76%) Interwoven
5 1 (4.76%) HP